The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.40% - -
As % of the System Software category 4.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £47.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
49 22 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.92% 11.64% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 22
Average daily rate £260 £213 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £328 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 13
Average hourly rate £22.25 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.54% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFS across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NFS across the Tyne and Wear region.

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

NFS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing NFS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NFS.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) LDAP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) SSH
1 8 (100.00%) Korn
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) HP

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing NFS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LDAP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) SSH
1 8 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX Support
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) HP